Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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WFUS54 KMRX 211345
TORMRX
VAC105-167-169-173-191-195-520-720-211400-
/T.NEW.KMRX.TO.W.0001.170321T1345Z-170321T1400Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TEST...TORNADO WARNING...TEST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Morristown TN
945 AM EDT TUE MAR 21 2017

...THIS MESSAGE IS FOR TEST PURPOSES ONLY...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  ALL OF VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1000 AM EDT

* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. THIS PRACTICE TORNADO WARNING FOR ALL
  CITIES AND COUNTIES IN VIRGINIA IS ISSUED AS PART OF THE 2017
  VIRGINIA STATEWIDE TORNADO DRILL.  REPEAT...THIS IS A TEST TORNADO
  WARNING FOR VIRGINIA CITIES AND COUNTIES ONLY.  NO SEVERE WEATHER
  IS ACTUALLY OCCURRING.  YOU SHOULD REVIEW AND IMPLEMENT YOUR SEVERE
  WEATHER SAFETY PROCEDURES AT THIS TIME.

* THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. LOCATIONS INCLUDE ALL CITIES AND COUNTIES
  IN VIRGINIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN A REAL TORNADO WARNING IS ISSUED...A TORNADO HAS EITHER BEEN
SIGHTED...OR DETECTED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR.
WHEN A REAL TORNADO WARNING IS ISSUED...GET TO THE BASEMENT...OR
INTERIOR PORTION OF THE LOWEST LEVEL OF THE BUILDING. STAY AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.  GET INTO A SMALL ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET OR BATHROOM.  GET AS
MANY WALLS AS POSSIBLE BETWEEN YOU AND THE OUTSIDE PART OF THE
STRUCTURE.  IF YOU ARE IN A MOBILE HOME OR OLDER MANUFACTURED HOME...
LEAVE IT...AND GET INTO A REINFORCED BUILDING OR HOME...OR LIE DOWN
IN A LOW LYING AREA.  IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE AND SEE THE TORNADO
CLOSE TO YOU...TRY TO GET INTO A STURDY BUILDING.  OTHERWISE...GET
INTO A DITCH OR RAVINE.  THIS TEST TORNADO WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED AS
PART OF VIRGINIA TORNADO PREPAREDNESS DAY.  NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
ACTUALLY OCCURRING.

&&
THIS IS A TEST MESSAGE. DO NOT TAKE ACTION BASED ON THIS MESSAGE.

LAT...LON 3662 8192 3659 8194 3660 8366 3667 8352
      3674 8314 3683 8310 3689 8288 3698 8287
      3705 8272 3712 8272 3720 8255 3703 8248
      3696 8236 3704 8217 3705 8204 3712 8201
      3714 8190 3696 8178 3693 8184 3663 8161
TIME...MOT...LOC 1334Z 270DEG 57KT 3691 8254

$$

mjb


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